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TP Associate Painters and Decorators

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You are in luck if you are looking for skilled and reliable “TP quality” painters and decorators to redecorate your lounge, bedroom, hallway; paint the outside of your modern home; or bring out the best in your period property.

There is a TP Associate Painter and Decorator near you, offering dust-free sanding, beautiful paintwork, wallpapering, spraying, exterior decorating… Clean, efficient & reliable… Painting & decorating as it should be done – properly, and excellent value for money.

When it comes to all-round decorating work, TP Associate Painters and Decorators are exceptional tradesman in their own right. They have been invited to join the group because they practice the methods preached on Traditional Painter – attention to detail, and working cleanly, accurately and efficiently. That they are reliable, stick to their quotes and treat their customers right – you can take that as read.

In fact, the only difference really, between a TP Associate and a TP kitchen painter is the focus of their work: The kitchen painters concentrate on kitchen painting, furniture and decorative painting work (faux, murals and such like) while Associates handle all enquiries from clients looking for the best painting and decorating services.

You can therefore expect outstanding standards of workmanship from Associates when preparing walls and woodwork; emulsioning walls & ceilings; glossing doors, windows and skirtings; lining and hanging all manner of wallpaper; spraying; restoring and painting outside woodwork; working on modern buildings or tricky period homes…

TP Associates won’t skimp or cut corners, and just as important as ticking all the boxes for technical ability, they share the Traditional Painter ethos for quality, fairness and value-for-money. You are in very safe hands.

Premium service comes as standard at Traditional Painter

TP Associates do general decorating work very very well.

And on the upside, they charge similar going rates to the established interior and exterior decorators working in your area. But that is where the similarities end between TP Associate Painters and Decorators and most other local tradesmen.

All in a day’s work

TP Associate Painters and Decorators follow these steps in their sleep!

Thorough preparation and cleanliness

Mirka CEROSMirka Abranet or Festools dustless sanding comes as standard.

Extensive masking up and protecting delicate surfaces from accidental damage – take that as read.

The work area will be left tidy every night.

Top class paint work

gesso skirtingYou can expect beautiful finishes on all ceilings, walls and woodwork.

TP Associates use premium quality paint: water-based and low odour wherever possible.

There is no obligation to specify particular brands – just what works best for each job.

Professional wallpapering

wallpaperWallpapering is very neat and accurate.

Paste machines and laser levels are used where appropriate.

Ceilings, feature walls, hall, stairs and landings, all types of wallpaper.

Exterior decorating

dulux exterior gloss on front doorPreparation and durable high performance paints are a must. TP have access to little-known but proven industry-leading products.

Safety is paramount when painting the outside of your home, and TP Associates follow safe working-at-height practices.

Flowerbeds, driveways and cars will be sheeted up.

Excellent product knowledge and problem-solving skills.

QuestionsWhen it comes to assessing problem surfaces and specifying the correct approach, you can expect a thorough and well thought through proposal.

The technical support accessible to TP decorators is as good as it gets. 20 master craftsmen on hand, industry experts from trade Corner…We know the best people.

TP Associates abide by the TP Code of Conduct.

code of conduct Membership of Traditional Painter is by invitation only, it is trust based, and we expect high standards of workmanship and integrity.

All quotations, apart from insurance work, are free and are no-obligation.

Quotes will contain all the information you require and will allow for completing all the work required for a professional finish – no sharp contracting or hidden extras!


how much TP Associates’ rates for general decorating, (preparation, painting and wallpapering) will be in line with prices being charged by established general painters and decorators in your area.

They will only price for a premium quality finish, and will not take shortcuts.

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What next

To receive the full TP treatment, please see below to contact the Associate Painter and Decorator in your area for a free, no-obligation quote.

They are independent businesses, so you will deal direct with them. You can always ask for more information here at Traditional Painter, if you so wish.

For hand painted kitchens, furniture and specialist finishes, please contact your local TP specialist.

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